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Teacher jailed after sending naked picture of himself to child

Teacher jailed after sending naked picture of himself to child

Tragic: Joseph Saunders

Man, 51, died after choking on burger at McDonalds

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Firstsite announces new director

Firstsite announces new director

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New fund secured to tackle fuel poverty and cold homes in Chelmsford and mid Essex

New fund secured to tackle fuel poverty and cold homes in Chelmsford and mid Essex

Mr Cordy-McKenna with some Honywoods pupils

School will get £300,000 a year to create a facility for students on the Autism spectrum

"The developer isn't interested in local impact": Rayne residents speak out in anger over Brook Green development

"The developer isn't interested in local impact": Rayne residents speak out in anger over Brook Green development

Sir Bob Russell: 75 year celebration of Air Cadets Corps

Sir Bob Russell: 75 year celebration of Air Cadets Corps

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I didn’t dare tell people about my terrifying visions... I thought they’d take my kids away from me

I didn’t dare tell people about my terrifying visions... I thought they’d take my kids away from me

Zach Miller as the Count and Rachael Ling as the Countess in the Marriage of Figaro

A revolutionary play next up at the Headgate

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Man charged with driving stolen BMW the wrong way down the A12 appears in court

Man charged with driving stolen BMW the wrong way down the A12 appears in court

Alexander the Grit visits Silver End Primary School

Alexander the Grit visits Silver End Primary School

Town Hall bosses set to increase share of council tax by £5

Tendring Council puts its share of council tax bills up by £5

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Sadie Nine: I’ve gone phone free! Let me just text my friends to tell them

Sadie Nine: I’ve gone phone free! Let me just text my friends to tell them

St James' Church has been zapped-proofed in £2,300

Saving Little Clacton's historic church ... from acts of God!

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Sentimental jewellery stolen during Colchester burglary

Sentimental jewellery stolen during Colchester burglary

Sadie Hasler: Time slips away so I’ve got to stop being a wastrel. But first, a nap!

Sadie Hasler: Time slips away so I’ve got to stop being a wastrel. But first, a nap!

Peter Tobin suffered a suspected stroke on Sunday, according to the Scottish Sun

Killer of Tillingham teenager back in jail after suspected stroke

Preserving the land which will be forever England

Preserving the land which will be forever England

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Tasmin Little - bringing classical music to the masses

World-class violinist opens more classical doors

Organisers Katy Bache and Alix Sheppard promoting their alliance with Colchester Mind

Annual creative arts festival could raise £3k for mental health in Colchester

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Colchester Council's culture boss Tim Young, Flying Trade Group representative Sarah Head-Anderson and the Colchester Archaeological Trust's director Philip Crummy

Remains from Britain's largest Roman arcade to go on show on Saturday

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Man charged after driving two-miles down the wrong side of the A12

Man charged after driving two-miles down the wrong side of the A12

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Louie Parsons, Shanelle Ondolo and Quinn Burns getting ready for their gardening experiment

School pupils gear up to experiment with seeds from space

Talks to turn Colchester's streetlights back on break down

Talks to turn Colchester's streetlights back on break down

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Colchester nightlife awarded second Purple Flag after town showed "spirit of change"

Colchester nightlife awarded second Purple Flag after town showed "spirit of change"

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Junior doctors strike outside Broomfield Hospital

Junior doctors strike outside Broomfield Hospital

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Double lung transplant survivor who climbed volcano and sailed across oceans is eyeing up another world record

Junior doctors begin second strike in row about pay and working conditions

UPDATED: Junior doctors begin second strike in row about pay and working conditions

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Charity scoops more than £7,000 thanks to Gazette grant

Charity scoops more than £7,000 thanks to Gazette grant

MYSTERY PICTURE: Can you guess which Colchester building this photo shows? (Click through for answer)

MYSTERY PICTURE: Can you guess which Colchester building this photo shows? (Click through for answer)

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Friends of Sible Hedingham gun attack victim speak of shock

Friends of Sible Hedingham gun attack victim speak of shock

MP Will Quince to give speech about banning circus animals in Parliament

MP Will Quince to give speech about banning circus animals in Parliament today

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Colchester’s North Hill to become giant water slide in new fundraiser

Colchester’s North Hill to become giant water slide in new fundraiser

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Tandoori Villa, Villa Road, Stanway.

Seven arrested after immigration raid at Indian restaurant

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Retired Essex Police officer Eddy Edwards with dog Brodie near the spot they found the snared badger

WARNING GRAPHIC: Dog owners warned be "vigilant" after badger trapped by snare

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Police closer to finding man who could have information on Sible Hedingham aggravated burglary where victim was "left for dead"

Efit issued in hunt for burglars who shot and left a man for dead

Motorcyclist taken to hospital after colliding with a car

Motorcyclist taken to hospital after colliding with a car

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Girl left with brain injury after being crushed by restaurant door

UPDATED: Girl left with brain injury after being crushed by restaurant door

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Mum battling cancer is dancing her worries away to raise money for charity and bring a smile to your face

Mum battling cancer is dancing her worries away to raise money for charity and bring a smile to your face

Residents discuss urology options with NHS bosses

Residents discuss urology options with NHS bosses

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GAZETTE COMMENT: Let’s be proud of our rich heritage

GAZETTE COMMENT: Let’s be proud of our rich heritage

Pancake fans with their frying pans take part in annual Coggeshall pancake race

Pancake fans with their frying pans take part in annual Coggeshall pancake race

Police seizing a car in Runwell (Picture: Insp Lee Devall)

Police seize car, cannabis and shotgun in Runwell raid

Preparing for the start of the Town Cup on a breezy day on the River Crouch photo by Sue Pelling

Enjoy arts and culture in Essex this weekend

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Plans for 250 houses on special site are branded "barbaric"

Plans for 250 houses on special site are branded "barbaric"

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Pilot nicknamed "Biggles" jailed for 19 years for smuggling £33.5million of cocaine into Britain

Brentwood "mastermind" behind £33.5million cocaine smuggling operation jailed for 24 years

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Olympic medalist Beth Tweddle undergoes operation after ski jump spinal injury

Olympic medalist Beth Tweddle undergoes operation after ski jump spinal injury

Man charged after violence at Essex derby

Man charged after violence at Essex derby

Police hunt for man who drove BMW the wrong way down the A12

UPDATE: 3.15pm Police hunt for man who drove BMW the wrong way down the A12

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Bus driver Michael Birch who was involved in a horrific crash on Mersea Island last year meets Dr Mashood Qazi who saved his life, along with wife Gemma.

Bus driver meets air ambulance doctor who saved his life after horrific Mersea Island crash

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